John is currently a Vice President of JMB Financial Advisors, a real estate investment advisory firm that utilizes its extensive experience in real estate and capital markets to provide customized capital solutions including debt and equity, on behalf of institutional and private real estate investors.
John has extensive experience in both real estate acquisitions and operations. Prior to joining JMB, John served as Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Brookdale Living Communities, a national seniors housing company since August, 2002.
Previously, John served as the Co-Chief Operating Officer for Horizon Bay Management and Senior Lifestyle Corporation for a total of six years. Prior to that time, John was an Executive Vice President with Heitman Financial, responsible for real estate acquisitions of all product types including multifamily, industrial, retail and office on behalf of institutional clients.
John received his MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and his BS in Accounting from the University of Illinois.